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September 21, 2018 3:35 AM Suspect dead after shootout near Miami airport — police

MIAMI, United States (AP) — Authorities in Florida say a wanted suspect is dead after he used an assault rifle to fire upon officers near Miami International Airport. News outlets report the suspect was fatally shot a few blocks away from the airport Thursday night. Officials did not immediately release the identity of the man. It is unclear why the suspect

September 8, 2018 4:42 AM MoBay to get new flights from Europe

Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett said that commencing this October, several new flights will be making their landing at the Sangster International Airport, in Montego Bay, St James, directly out of Eastern Europe. "We are expecting to have the commencement of a number of flights out of Eastern Europe, notable of which will be Pegas Fly, which will come straight 8

September 6, 2018 4:54 AM UK charges 2 Russians in absentia in nerve agent attack

Britain deepened its diplomatic feud with Moscow on Wednesday, charging two men it says are Russian military intelligence officers with the nerve-agent poisoning of Sergei Skripal, a double agent who betrayed the service by spying for the West. But the authorities noted that there was little chance Russia would hand over the suspects, Alexander Petrov 17

September 4, 2018 6:17 PM Emergency work spurs water lock-off in Corporate Area today

KINGSTON, Jamaica — The National Water Commission (NWC) is advising that operations at the Mona Water Supply Treatment Plant in St Andrew will be disrupted in order to facilitate the completion of emergency leak repair work in the Stanton Terrace area. The repairs are slated to be completed by late this evening, Tuesday, September 4 the NWC said in a statement 11

September 3, 2018 5:39 AM New flights from Canada starting Nov 3

MONTEGO BAY, St James — Jamaica's tourism sector will get a boost with new flights from Canada coming on stream shortly, according to Tourism Minister Edmund Bartlett. Canadian airline WestJet is to commence non-stop flights between Calgary and Montego Bay on November 3, while Canada's newest low-cost carrier, Swoop, a subsidiary of WestJet, will commence 4

September 2, 2018 3:44 PM Russian airport worker dies, 18 hurt in plane crash

MOSCOW (AP) — Russia’s transportation minister says a supervisor at Sochi airport has died during an emergency response after a landing plane careered off the end of the runway into a riverbed and caught fire. The health ministry says 18 people were injured in the accident, which occurred about 3 a.m. (0000 GMT) as the Utair-operated Boeing 737 from Moscow 27

August 18, 2018 8:30 AM 'Disruptive' man in Tinkerbell dress ousted from Ryanair jet

LONDON, England (AP) — Authorities say a man dressed as Tinkerbell has been removed from a plane at London's Stansted Airport for disruptive behaviour. Passengers described how police arrived and escorted two men, including one wearing a green dress and fairy wings, off the Ryanair flight to Krakow, Poland, before take-off. Essex police said officers 7

August 15, 2018 5:28 AM Aspiring nurse smuggles cocaine in vagina

AN aspiring nurse, who was caught entering the island from Guyana with almost two pounds of cocaine in her stomach and vagina, yesterday claimed that she smuggled the drugs to pay for her nursing course. Lisa Reid, a 25-year-old bartender of Old Harbour, St Catherine, who was arrested at the Norman Manley International Airport in Kingston on August 6, told Parish 3

August 14, 2018 4:47 AM Man flies plane into his home after fight with wife

A Utah man flew a small plane into his own house early yesterday just hours after he had been arrested for assaulting his wife in a nearby canyon where the couple went to talk over their problems, authorities said. The pilot, Duane Youd, died. His wife and a child who were in the home survived despite the front part the two-storey house being engulfed 27

August 13, 2018 5:35 PM Government Minister denies reports that he breached security protocols at airport

Daryl Vaz, Minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Economic Growth and Job Creation, has denied that he recently breached security protocols at Sangster International Airport in St. James. A letter of complaint against Vaz, purportedly written by a Superintendent of Police in St. James, has been circulating on social media. In the letter, the police 6